Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center is part of a new coalition of leading businesses and organizations across Washington state committed to racial equity. The Washington Employers for Racial Equity is jointly led by Challenge Seattle, an alliance of leaders across the region’s largest employers, and The Washington Roundtable, a nonprofit organization comprised of senior executives of major private sector employers in Washington state.
The coalition pledged to a fulfill a wide range of goals over the next 10 years, such as:
Fred Hutch’s participation in the coalition is the latest example of the center’s drive to be a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace. Other recent measures include:
To learn more about the Washington Employers for Racial Equity and to read an accompanying report examining racial equity in Washington, visit: employers4equity.org.
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